Technology Insights - August 2022

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Technology Insights - August 2022

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Protecting the Enterprise: How a Well-Designed Security Analytics Program Can Help

Security metrics and the analysis of security information can be challenging concepts even for leading organizations. As information security professionals, most of us have been taught that in order to have a mature information security function, we must both document and measure the organization’s security capabilities. If policies are the manifestation of our executives’ expectations, then analytics and metrics are the primary way to measure whether those expectations are being met (or not).


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Jump-Start Your Fall Learning With These Webinars

Register here: Preparing for the Quantum Threat to Cryptocurrency and Cryptography
Friday, August 19, 1 p.m. EDT

Register here: Building a More Protected Union — One Year Later: Cyber Rules, Regulations and Directives
Wednesday, September 28, 1 p.m. EDT

Our popular Cybersecurity Awareness Month Webinar Series is back!
Save these dates: Every Thursday in October at 1 p.m., EDT

Post-Quantum Cryptography Conundrum — October 6
Privileged Access Credentials Are Everywhere, Yet in Places Unseen — October 13
Case Studies in the Evolution of Attacker Behavior — October 20
Gender in Cybersecurity — October 27



How to Build and Maintain a Sustainable Workday Foundational Data Model

By Payal Shah, Connor McCalley and Mitch Toney

For many organizations, shifting methodologies for processing financial transactions is easier said than done. Adopting and tailoring the Workday Financial Management Foundational Data Model (FDM) to record financial transactions can be overwhelming when migrating over from a more traditional “chart of accounts” (COA). We explain key concepts and share best practices to enable financial transformation within your enterprise by effectively leveraging Workday’s FDM.

Payal Shah

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Easy as CPQ: Launching a Successful Sales Cycle

By Grant Horton and Simone Stavros

The origination of many sales cycles is the CPQ process — or configure, price, quote. When optimized processes are supported by the right technology, sales teams can provide better customer service and focus on value-added work that leads to more revenue. CPQ systems can improve efficiencies and reduce risk through automation, system workflows, analytics, controls and other modern tools like machine learning.

Grant Horton

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